Mr. Mahler manages government affairs for Oracle Corporation. He is responsible for formulating the company’s global public policy agenda and communicating those policies to lawmakers and government agencies at all levels of government. Before joining Oracle in 2010, Mr. Mahler served for six years as Chief of Staff for Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (14th District, California – Palo Alto) in her Washington office. Prior to joining the Congresswoman’s staff , Mr. Mahler was Vice President and General Counsel of the Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA), a major Washington technology and telecommunications trade association. From 1995-1999 Mr. Mahler was on the staff of Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren (16th District, California – San Jose) as Legislative Assistant and Counsel, and he also served on the staff of Senator Frank R. Lautenberg (New Jersey) as a Legislative Assistant and Fellow. Mr. Mahler has also practiced law in Washington, D.C. Mr. Mahler graduated from Duke University in 1987 (A.B., Psychology), and from the University of North Carolina School of Law in 1990 (Juris Doctor).